Monday, January 31, 2011

Music Video Daydream #5

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These are officially addictive. This next MVD was pretty fun to make.Think 80’s.

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Sunday’s MVD was:

Sunday, January 30, 2011

Music Video Daydream #4

lf Last week I spammed my Facebook with a music video quiz. I posted screen shots of some of my all-time favorite music videos and people would guess what it was. Pretty fun and a good way to weed out all the people that think you might be annoying.

Any idea what the MVD above could be? If you’re friends with me on FB you’ve already been given a clue during the quiz.

*Hint* Think Romeo & Juliet.

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Friday, January 28, 2011

Someone has a case of the Fridays

3867706307_08c8c47afa_zx Cute animal cappuccino art photos here and here and here.
x This doily lamp shade is so pretty. I love the shadows it makes on the walls.
x If you’re having In-N-Out cravings I don’t suggest clicking this link.
x Dogs are a kid’s best friend.
x I made these cupcakes for dinner the other day. I should probably do that more often.
x These solo vintage photobooth photos are seriously beautiful.
x Have you voted?
x A beautiful ghost kitty.
x I’ll be cooking this tonight for dinner. The way to a man’s heart – chicken.
x Pretty funny leopard print nail tutorial. Mine look pretty awesome and unclassytastic. (this one cracked me up too.)
x A peek at my Tumblr. It’s the best way to keep all of my outfit obsessions, animals and art together.
x My Mom’s Etsy shop is getting full!

Have a great weekend!!!!!!!!!!!!xzzxx

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Cacti Hunt

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So, I tweeted Alan Carr ages ago about the white cacti on his set for his show. He is obviously trying to convince the producers to send them to me, can’t find decent bubble wrap or just had no idea what I was talking about.

Dwell (other dwell) magazine arrived this morning and I had a flip through the 100’s of rad couches and found them practically begging me to buy them as they’re only like £15 each. Mine. Yours?article-1278580273073-0A3D2B76000005DC-692824_466x310 Oh Alan…

Wear it or Not?

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Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Romeo & Juliet

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I mean peanut butter & jelly.

Super baby

photo The cutest, sweetest nephew in the world. He’s sporting the outfit Ryan chose for his first Christmas. There’s a red cape on the back! Super Isak! I can’t believe he’s already walking. He’ll be flying in no time.

Monday, January 24, 2011

Hat time

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via ArturoRios

Saturday, January 22, 2011

Someone has a case of the Fridays

6a00e5508e95a988330148c7964efd970c-640wix Possibly the cutest version of “Think of Me”, ever.
x The beautiful photo above. I would love to wear this and also not have an allergic reaction to pretty kitties.
x I’ve been on the sofa hunt for ages and this one looks pretty dang comfynot.
x These Venus Flytrap eye lashes remind me of Aeon Flux.

K, I know it’s Saturday but I had a weird Friday! Hope you guys have a nice weekend! We are having much needed drinks with friends tonight.x

Friday, January 21, 2011

Spring on demand

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font via Vtks Flowers in our Soul @ dafont.com

Hot Pants

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via Fashion Squad

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Katie for hire

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I can do this aaaaaallll day long.

 

(The job hunt continues.)

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Bigfoot Vs. Etsy

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Boots and heels that are too small for me via Kenaione

Money Honey

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Gold Rhino money bank anyone?

via Oliver Bonas

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Hail Yes, shoes.

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I would be so happy for my feet if they had these on.

via On the Fringe of Fashion

P.s. Thanks for Ryan’s Birthday comments on the post before this one. Ryan and I went out to a romantic dinner. We ate delicious fancy food and I embarrassed him by telling our server it was his birthday. You know what happens next. I know he secretly loved it (not). I even caught him making a wish before he blew out the candle.

Sunday, January 16, 2011

Happy Birthday, Boo!

016Dear Ryan,

Happy birthday! I know you hate birthday’s but today is your day. I love you so much. You are a strange and mysterious man yet I feel like I know you better than anyone ever will, which makes me feel really special. I know that every day with me is a scary surprise and you seem to be ok with that. Thank you for letting me be me and accepting me for who I am. You build things for us, spark crazy ideas at 3am, devour chicken like it’s your last meal every time and wear a suit extremely well. You are myman4lyfe.

Love,
Katie

Friday, January 14, 2011

Someone has a case of the Fridays

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File0529rrnew6_1263948234152hedai1 Bye! Happy Friday!

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Etsy Favorites

Thanks for all the kind words about the photo I posted on our anniversary. They all made me smile so much.x

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

7 months ago

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1/11/11 <3 Happy Anniversary

Monday, January 10, 2011

Hat time

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via TheVintageMistress

Wear it or Not?

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Aqua Wu dress and Aqua Darth dress via asos

Romantic Rings

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I absolutely love my engagement ring and wedding band. They are two of the most precious pieces of jewellery I have. But every time I see Cathy Waterman rings I pretty much fall in love with them and make up stories in my head about the lady who would pass the rings down generation after generation. The styles are endless but the price is pretty insane especially because I lose everything. I’m so glad my rings are tiny and will never ever be slipping off of these fingers.

 

Cathy Waterman rings via twist

Friday, January 7, 2011

Someone has a case of the Fridays

sassbidehairHere is a little list of what I’ve been lovin lately:

x How to practice Yoga in a taxi – also good for on a plane, not getting off your butt on that couch or at work.
x I really want to try this wackadoo hairstyle. If only I knew how to do a french braid. One step at a time.
x I’d love to have this storage setup in our bedroom. We have no closet and it drives me insane.
x Really cute and comfy workout wear…to inspire me? Go shirt knots!
x I found the shoes I used to wear when I was elementary school.
 

K, it’s a short list because I need to get my enchilada on! Have a great weekend!

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Visit Wales

I’ve never been to Wales but these simple adverts (and their font) are really winning me over. Tell me what it’s reeeeally like.

**UPDATE** So apparently this is a real family and you can watch longer versions of the video/commercials above, here. Still good. Ryan says don’t believe it but I’m thinkin, I’m sold. I totally want to sleep in a yurt.

Monday, January 3, 2011

For the salad freaks

3477I have a feeling there are going to be lots of salads being made today as it’s the first day of the week in the New Year. Here is one of my favorite salads and I’ve just made the dressing and popped it in the fridge for later.

Easy Peasy Honey & Lime Vinaigrette
4 teaspoons lime juice
2 teaspoons honey
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 dash cayenne pepper
3 tablespoons vegetable oil

Whisk together lime juice, honey, cayenne pepper and salt. Add oil and whisk until blended. Cover and pop it in the fridge for up to two days. Whisk again before chowing down.

For the salad I just toss dried cranberries, walnuts and goats cheese over spinach leaves. Maybe you’ve tried it before with a strawberry vinaigrette or balsamic, yum.

It may not be the healthiest salad in the world and I’ve never been one to count calories, in fact I wouldn’t even know where to start with all that stuff. I just know that if it’s green, fresh, or colorful – it’s probably good for you. Eat away.

Sunday, January 2, 2011

Bed Envy

Rue_AldridgeHome-10Amazing, amazing bedroom. I think I really just love the headboard or whatever they used as the headboard. Maybe a room divider? I need to start doing OCD the karate chop to my pillows to make it look a bit more glamorous!

sea of shoes via rue magazine

Saturday, January 1, 2011

New Year’s Eve

164724_10150363004820543_885545542_16494803_3369615_n168646_10150363009920543_885545542_16494950_2936788_nFirst photo: sober, no lipstick, a sensible pose
Second photo: well you get it

Above is our good friend Michelle and the lower photo is my husband, Ryan – who is looking at his watch thinkin “it’s time to go”. I had just watched the second Grey Gardens film so I was all about dressing up, dancing and having a graaand time. I ended up with lipstick on because our lovely cross dressing friend said it was Jean Paul Gaultier so I had to try it.

x I’m wearing a blue velvet dress from New Look
x Amazing nouveau Mucha inspired robe dress my Mom sent me last year. I love it.
x A handmade star headpiece made last minute by moi.

Hope you all had a memorable year.xx